who participate in the program, people like senator susan collins who said, if it were not for this one week in my life, just this one week, this little girl from maine would never have become a u.s. senator. it is a wonderful program and it is making a difference in the lives of a lot of people. >> funded by private business, private industry, a private foundation for public relations, with a relationship in the united states senate, it will sound-but i want to go. all of you have said nice things about being here. you think, feel, that a politician is not telling the truth? a hand went up very quickly. ammy name is take that and i from bethesda, maryland. i think politicians are usually not telling the truth when they do not really get too specific.